It was a horrible bill. It was written by the insurance companies. Of course they are going to make money on this deal.
"We ain't a sharp species. We kill each other over arguments about what happens when you die, then fail to see the ******* irony in that." - Justin Halpern
Mr. V, first-world countries with single-payer universal healthcare spend less and have better outcomes. The higher the percentage of private option in country, the most healthcare cost and the less effective it is. Go do some real research into the numbers.
clap2.gif Very well explained. We not only cannot afford not to have a public option because of cost, but because of healthcare outcomes.
Our life-expectancy is currently rated as similar to that in Czech Republic, Poland and Mexico - well behind all the first world countries - and it is falling instead of rising!
US Spends Most on Health Care; Results Lag - CBS News